Discover Lakehead University at open house this weekend

October 31, 2018 – Orillia, ON

Future students, their parents, and friends will have the chance to experience Lakehead University first-hand at Preview Day Open House on Saturday, November 3. See for yourself why Lakehead is among Canada's top 10 undergraduate universities according to Maclean's 2019 Universities Rankings, and Research Infosource’s undergraduate research university of the year for the fourth consecutive year.

Drop by the Orillia campus between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. this Saturday to discover our wide range of programs, experiential learning opportunities, and what it’s like to be a Lakehead student. Register today at

Why come to Preview Day? Here are the things that you’ll be able to do:

  • Take a student-led tour of campus, including classrooms, labs and residence
  • Meet future professors, staff and current students
  • Participate in interactive presentations
  • Learn about financial aid, scholarships and awards
  • Discover the amenities Lakehead has to offer – on campus and within the community

Attend for your chance to win a Freshman Prize Pack valued at $2,000 containing everything a student needs to make their first-year epic!

Can’t make it to Preview Day? Book a campus tour at a time that works for you at

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Lakehead University has approximately 9,700 full-time equivalent students and 2,000 faculty and staff in 10 faculties at two campuses in Orillia and Thunder Bay, Ontario. Lakehead is a fully comprehensive university: home to Ontario’s newest Faculty of Law, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, and faculties of Engineering, Business Administration, Health & Behavioural Sciences, Social Sciences & Humanities, Science & Environmental Studies, Natural Resources Management, Education, and Graduate Studies. Maclean’s 2019 University Rankings place Lakehead University among Canada's Top 10 primarily undergraduate universities and in 2018 Research Infosource named Lakehead Research University of the Year in its category for the fourth consecutive year. Visit